Berlingieri Maresca was established in December 2016 through the merger of the experience of two among the oldest and more prestigious Italian law firms specialised in maritime law and commercial trade.
Berlingieri law firm has been the first law firm in Italy with a practice in maritime law and its history goes back to 1882, when Francesco Berlingieri Senior started his legal practice. Maresca law firm was founded in 1939 by advocate Ugo Maresca, who had commenced his legal activity as adviser of his family shipping company and worked in the shipping sector for shipowners, maritime agents, oil companies, ship and repair yards, and acted as arbitrator in several maritime disputes.
Berlingieri Maresca has a solid national and international reputation and its experience and structure enable the members of the firm to offer a global assistance, with careful attention to the commercial requirements of the clients, in all Italian ports and before any judicial authority, ensuring that any matter is handled promptly, with the greatest competence and on a personal basis.
Berlingieri Maresca assists national and international clients and is a specialist in offering advices, assistance and legal protection to operators in the maritime industry in all aspects of maritime law, land, air and combined transport and international trade.
Members of the firm are fluent in English, Italian, French and Spanish.